Table 17.7 : QUANTITY, VALUE AND UNIT VALUES FOR SELECTED EXPORT ITEMS, 2005 - 2008
Items Unit 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Quantity  metric tons  
Live reef fish numbers (in '000) 392.44 340.62 373.04 436.49 427.10        408.77
Fresh or chilled tuna 4,990.43 6,687.91 8,369.06 8,992.17 7,547.92     6,919.56
Fresh or chilled reef fish 602.47 298.73 241.56 317.00 317.37        340.10
Frozen fish 47,609.01 51,487.55 55,430.60 86,103.21 46,312.37  49,346.84
Dried tuna 6,519.89 6,111.15 6,444.63 5,699.30 5,102.05     3,714.04
Salted dried fish 2,670.75 2,682.10 2,729.57 2,914.73 2,383.15     2,267.76
Sea cucumber(Fresh,Dried,Frozen, Salted) 239.33 182.06 117.40 87.87 113.00          84.01
Canned fish 7,093.58 7,354.61 7,216.45 4,727.14 3,684.51     1,940.21
Fish meal 2,377.00 2,400.00 3,017.78 2,946.93 2,248.74     1,490.28
Apparel & clothing  numbers (in '000) 45,766.12 46,310.73 954.97 0.00 0.00 0.00
Value (in '000 USD) metric tons
Live reef fish numbers 1,745.15 1,375.86 1,314.32 1,476.24 1,087.32 1,440.83
Fresh or chilled tuna 15,124.90 21,181.34 25,977.90 34,391.19 30,768.79 32,642.90
Fresh or chilled reef fish 1,958.82 1,219.91 1,106.15 1,283.13 1,465.44 1,576.47
Frozen fish 27,149.15 35,133.23 41,225.96 66,952.82 49,009.84 68,390.76
Dried tuna 10,217.60 9,509.61 9,991.03 8,823.98 7,702.21 7,255.28
Salted dried fish 2,099.92 1,973.86 2,007.26 2,491.71 1,626.00 1,420.68
Sea cucumber(Fresh,Dried,Frozen, Salted) 3,370.87 2,425.70 1,814.34 992.77 855.18 616.51
Canned fish 12,201.76 13,756.39 15,187.34 11,426.83 10,775.06 6,931.75
Fish meal 1,014.28 1,169.24 1,536.35 1,581.60 1,049.34 1,031.62
Apparel & clothing  numbers 36,128.03 31,949.61 603.97 0.00 0.00 0.00
Unit Value (in '000 USD) metric tons  
Live reef fish numbers 4.45 4.04 3.52 3.38 2.55 3.52
Fresh or chilled tuna 3.03 3.17 3.10 3.82 4.08 4.72
Fresh or chilled reef fish 3.25 4.08 4.58 4.05 4.62 4.64
Frozen fish 0.57 0.68 0.74 0.78 1.06 1.39
Dried tuna 1.57 1.56 1.55 1.55 1.51 1.95
Salted dried fish 0.79 0.74 0.74 0.85 0.68 0.63
Sea cucumber(Fresh,Dried,Frozen, Salted) 14.08 13.32 15.45 11.30 7.57 7.34
Canned fish 1.72 1.87 2.10 2.42 2.92 3.57
Fish meal 0.43 0.49 0.51 0.54 0.47 0.69
Apparel & clothing  numbers 0.79 0.69 0.63 0.00 0.00 0.00
Source:  Department of National Planning   
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